Biographer to Discuss Connections Between Emily Dickinson and Nathaniel Hawthorne at Amherst Women’s Club Oct. 16

October 9, 2008
Contact: Donna M. Abelli
Development and Marketing Manager   
413/542-5084


AMHERST, Mass—Award-winning biographer Brenda Wineapple will explore the connections between poet Emily Dickinson and writer Nathaniel Hawthorne in a talk titled “He Lived the Life of Ambush: Hawthorne, Dickinson and Beyond” at the Amherst Woman’s Club on Triangle Street in Amherst, on Thursday, Oct. 16, at 7:30 p.m.

Such a Hurrah! Emily Dickinson Museum to Celebrate 5th Anniversary Sept. 27

September 5, 2008
Contact: Donna M. Abelli
Development and Marketing Manager
413/542-5084

AMHERST, Mass. — Amherst College’s Emily Dickinson Museum will celebrate its fifth anniversary with a day of special events and activities on its grounds Saturday, Sept. 27.  Titled Such a Hurrah!, the festivities will feature the fourth annual Emily Dickinson Poetry Marathon, an open house, the premier of a new Dickinson film and special tours, among other activities. All of the events are free and open to the public.

Emily Dickinson Museum and Emily Dickinson International Society Present Exhibition by Artist Alberto Mancini

Submitted by Caroline J. Hanna

July 15, 2008     
Donna M. Abelli
Development and Marketing Manager 
413/542-5084

AMHERST, Mass.— I’ll tell you how the Sun rose, an exhibition by Italian artist Alberto Mancini, will be on view at the Eli Marsh Gallery at Amherst College from Sunday, Aug. 3, to Sunday, Aug. 10. The exhibit, sponsored by the Emily Dickinson Museum, includes 29 paintings inspired by the poetry of Emily Dickinson and is on view in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Emily Dickinson International Society (EDIS). The Society will hold its annual meeting in Amherst this year on the weekend of Aug. 1.

Emily Dickinson Museum, Area Teachers to Mark Poet’s Death with Annual Poetry Walk May 17

Submitted by Holly R. Saltrelli
April 24, 2008 Contact: Donna M. Abelli Development and Marketing Manager Emily Dickinson Museum 413/542-5084

Emily Dickinson Museum Presents the “Mother and Father of American Poetry” May 8

Submitted by Holly R. Saltrelli
April 24, 2008 Contact: Donna M. Abelli Development and Marketing Manager Emily Dickinson Museum 413/542-5084

Amherst College Museums Extend Opening Hours through Jan. 25

Submitted by Patricia M. Allen
December 14, 2007 Contact: Caroline Jenkins Hanna Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417

Emily Dickinson Museum to Celebrate the Poet’s Birthday Dec. 8 with Roses, a Booksigning and Traditional Music

Submitted by Patricia M. Allen
November 21, 2007 Contact: Jane H. Wald Executive Director Emily Dickinson Museum 413/542-2154 Caroline Jenkins Hanna Director of Media Relations Amherst College

Emily Dickinson Birthday Lecture and Dinner Scheduled for Dec. 6

Submitted by Patricia M. Allen
November 21, 2007 Contact: Jane H. Wald Executive Director Emily Dickinson Museum 413/542-2154 Caroline Jenkins Hanna Director of Media Relations Amherst College 413/542-8417

Emily Dickinson Museum Presents Workshop on Family Paper Preservation at the Women’s Club of Amherst

Submitted by Emanuel Costache
October 31, 2007 Contact: Donna M. Abelli Development and Marketing Manager Emily Dickinson Museum 413/542-2195

Annual Emily Dickinson Poetry Marathon Is Saturday, Sept. 29: All Around the Town and Back!

Submitted by Patricia M. Allen
September 13, 2007 Contact: Donna M. Abelli Development and Marketing Manager The Emily Dickinson Museum 413/542-5084 Stacey Schmeidel Director of Public Affairs 413/542-2321

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